Free tour

Essential Santiago with a Local Expert

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Carlos
Quality Verified Registered on June 10, 2019

Born and raised in Santiago, for the last ten years I have dedicated myself to showing my city to people from all over the world. Formally trained in literature, avid traveler and passionate about creating genuine human connections, I will be waiting for you to help you discover the place I know best in the world! @carlosvasquez_scl Spanish tour is conducted by Tomás

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Come with us to discover every corner of the Historical Center, as well as the most interesting cultural aspects of chilean society, politics and current events, with an honest and informed opinion from a local expert.

Besides the great tour, you will receive my exclusive Google Maps guide with absolutely everything you need to know about Santiago, food, wine, nightlife, viewpoints, museums and much more!  

 * Saint Francis Church (Masterpiece of the Colonial Times)
* Alameda Avenue
* Stock Exchange Building
* La Moneda Presidential Palace (Coup D'etat  1973- Dictatorship)
* Former Parlament & Supreme Court
* Museum of Pre-Columbian Art
* Plaza de Armas (Foundation of Santiago)
* The Cathedral of Santiago (Architectural Gem)
* Santa Lucía Hill (Beautiful Views)
* Lastarria neighborhood (Bars, Restaurants, Arts and Nightlife)

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Av. Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins 834...
    Av. Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins 834, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile
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    Right in front of San Francis Church Main Entrance

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Plaza de Armas - Plaza de Armas
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Palacio de La Moneda - Moneda
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Bolsa de Comercio de Santiago - La Bolsa
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Museo de Arte Precolombino - Bandera
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Iglesia San Francisco de Alameda - Avenida Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Barrio Lastarria
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Cerro Santa Lucía
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Ex-Congreso Nacional - Compañía de Jesús

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Aline 19 Jun 2024
Saint John

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Travelled alone - Jun 2024
Increíblemente interesante y útil, el contenido y los lugares fueron fenomenales, un lujo de tour.
Ron Bickford 19 Jun 2024

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Travelled alone - Jun 2024
It was a truly fulfilling experience. I loved that Carlos focused on dialogue, reflection and deep socio-cultural conversation, the quality was extraordinary in every way.
Frank 19 Jun 2024

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Travelled alone - Jun 2024
My favorite tour so far, Carlos managed to compress all the aspects of history, architecture, culture and politics in such an interesting and accessible way that you end up falling in love with Santiago.
Anthony 18 Jun 2024

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Travelled alone - Jun 2024
This tour was unique and special in many different ways, Carlos' knowledge was impressive, the topics, places and events were so varied but the most interesting thing was the high level of conversation and reflections we had with a wonderful group of people, a total gem.
Tara 18 Jun 2024

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Travelled alone - Jun 2024
Me encantó, un tour digno de recomendar y la mejor manera de conocer Santiago en profundidad, muchas gracias Marcos.
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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